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Those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like 
eagles, they shall run and not be weary, 
they shall walk and not faint. - Isaiah 40:31 (NRSV)

Throughout my childhood I knew little more of my father than his name. One night I began to ask God for direction. As I prayed, I began to think of forgiveness and the importance of honoring my parents. I realized that my fear of rejection had robbed me of the...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to trust that you are working in our lives even when there seems to be no progress. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 6:1-4

Thought for the Day

I want to watch God do a new thing in my life.

Prayer Focus

Adults reconnecting with 
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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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